gamebreaker

gamebreaker

(ˈɡeɪmˌbreɪkə)
n
(General Sporting Terms) a person who makes a significant contribution to a team's sporting success
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The gamebreaker came nine minutes into the second half, Buxton failing to clear a free-kick and as the ball went back into the box, Gray struck on the volley and it cannoned off Broadhead's arm, leaving the referee no choice but to point to the spot.
Home flanker Thomas Young scored the gamebreaker with a 50m dash to round off a move started in Wasps' 22 by Kyle Eastmond and Le Roux, and replacement Guy Thompson got the bonuspoint try on 67 minutes before Gloucester got a bonus point of their own with a Freddie Clark touchdown.
60) That Evans is an exciting gamebreaker is not in doubt.
8 Hunter, 31, led the charge for the holders on her 97th appearance for England, but it was rookie prop Sarah Bern who scored the gamebreaker.
With the likes of Sam Warburton and Alun Wyn Jones restored to the pack and gamebreaker Liam Williams featuring on the wing, Wales should be considerably better than they were six days ago.
With Wales wanting to play a wider game, he could be the gamebreaker they are looking for with his willingness to roam and be first or second receiver reminding you of Shane Williams' predatory instinct.
While Hodgson is set to field the team that beat Peru on Friday for his side's opener against Italy in Manaus the England boss says Sterling could still become his gamebreaker because he is a player who cannot be pigeonholed.
Both sides entered the game with the knowledge that whoever left the court as victors took the all-important gamebreaker, should the league be tied at the end of the season.
We knew that last year," Churchill head coach Darrell Mehl said of Reid, his 5-foot-9, 165-pound gamebreaker.
The college also possesses Sportscode Gamebreaker Video Analysis software.
Australia must decide whether it is safe to unleash their own recuperating gamebreaker today as they try to stay in the Ashes at Headingley.
McKnight will introduce himself at the appropriate time, and all the folks who are breathlessly waiting for the next gamebreaker will likely have more breathtaking moments.